The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 60 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing CMS 57 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.26% 2.00% 1.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.01% 11.53% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 25
Average daily rate
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£330 £335 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £177 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £380 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+95.85% +20.58%
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
335 451 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.26% 17.32% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 236 168
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £190 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 25
Average hourly rate £33.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.37% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.65 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.35 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 27 £275 -17.91% 2
Maidenhead +4 5 £373 +4.56%
Bracknell -4 4 £363 -9.37%
Slough -1 3 £251 -6.94%
Newbury -5 1 £350 +64.70% 4
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 55 (42.97%) .NET
2 54 (42.19%) HTML
3 52 (40.63%) C#
4 48 (37.50%) CSS
5 46 (35.94%) JavaScript
6 38 (29.69%) ASP.NET
6 38 (29.69%) jQuery
6 38 (29.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 38 (29.69%) Sitecore
7 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (20.31%) Content Management
9 23 (17.97%) MVC
10 21 (16.41%) SQL Server
11 19 (14.84%) Windows
12 18 (14.06%) Web Services
12 18 (14.06%) HTML5
12 18 (14.06%) CSS3
13 16 (12.50%) ITIL
14 14 (10.94%) Scrum
14 14 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (10.94%) Analytics
15 13 (10.16%) CRM
15 13 (10.16%) SQL
15 13 (10.16%) Adobe
16 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
16 12 (9.38%) SDLC
17 11 (8.59%) Service Management
17 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
17 11 (8.59%) Marketing
18 10 (7.81%) Umbraco

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (29.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (7.81%) Umbraco
3 9 (7.03%) WordPress
4 8 (6.25%) Drupal
5 6 (4.69%) Node.js
5 6 (4.69%) Sitefinity
6 5 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (3.13%) Confluence
7 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.34%) ExpressionEngine
8 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.34%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.56%) Kentico
9 2 (1.56%) IIS
10 1 (0.78%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.78%) DNN
10 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.91%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.56%) MS Office
5 1 (0.78%) InDesign
5 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.78%) Magento
3 1 (0.78%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.78%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.34%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.34%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Intranet
2 2 (1.56%) SSH
2 2 (1.56%) RIP
2 2 (1.56%) SNMP
2 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.56%) VPN
2 2 (1.56%) MPLS
2 2 (1.56%) OSPF
2 2 (1.56%) BGP
2 2 (1.56%) DOCSIS
2 2 (1.56%) Telnet
3 1 (0.78%) 3G
3 1 (0.78%) 2G
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.47%) MongoDB
2 7 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.13%) MySQL
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.78%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) NUnit
2 7 (5.47%) MSTest
2 7 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.47%) Selenium
3 4 (3.13%) JIRA
3 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) Grunt
5 1 (0.78%) Bower
5 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
General
1 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
1 11 (8.59%) Marketing
2 6 (4.69%) Retail
3 5 (3.91%) Finance
4 3 (2.34%) Publishing
4 3 (2.34%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.34%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.56%) Czech Language
5 2 (1.56%) French Language
5 2 (1.56%) German Language
5 2 (1.56%) Games
5 2 (1.56%) Military
5 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.78%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 68 (53.13%) Developer
2 18 (14.06%) Web Developer
2 18 (14.06%) Sitecore Developer
3 15 (11.72%) .NET Developer
4 12 (9.38%) Analyst
5 10 (7.81%) Service Desk Engineer
5 10 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.81%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (7.81%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Architect
8 5 (3.91%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.91%) CMS Developer
8 5 (3.91%) Digital Project Manager
9 4 (3.13%) ServiceNow Developer
9 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.13%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (42.97%) .NET
2 54 (42.19%) HTML
3 48 (37.50%) CSS
4 38 (29.69%) ASP.NET
4 38 (29.69%) jQuery
5 18 (14.06%) Web Services
5 18 (14.06%) HTML5
5 18 (14.06%) CSS3
6 14 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
8 9 (7.03%) XML
9 8 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 8 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (5.47%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (5.47%) WF
11 6 (4.69%) Entity Framework
12 4 (3.13%) WPF
13 2 (1.56%) Sass
13 2 (1.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) User Experience
1 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.47%) Social Media
3 5 (3.91%) CMDB
4 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.34%) Handset
5 3 (2.34%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.56%) STB
6 2 (1.56%) IPTV
6 2 (1.56%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.56%) Blog
6 2 (1.56%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.56%) MPEG
6 2 (1.56%) W3C
6 2 (1.56%) DTV
6 2 (1.56%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.78%) VLE
7 1 (0.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.84%) Windows
2 3 (2.34%) UNIX
3 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.31%) Content Management
3 23 (17.97%) MVC
4 16 (12.50%) ITIL
5 14 (10.94%) Scrum
5 14 (10.94%) Analytics
6 13 (10.16%) CRM
7 12 (9.38%) SDLC
8 11 (8.59%) Service Management
9 10 (7.81%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.03%) Project Management
10 9 (7.03%) SEO
10 9 (7.03%) Web Development
10 9 (7.03%) eTOM
11 8 (6.25%) TDD
11 8 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (6.25%) Software Architecture
12 7 (5.47%) Automated Testing
13 6 (4.69%) Incident Management
13 6 (4.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.63%) C#
2 46 (35.94%) JavaScript
3 13 (10.16%) SQL
4 8 (6.25%) Java
5 6 (4.69%) PHP
6 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) TeamSite
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (29.69%) Sitecore
2 13 (10.16%) Adobe
3 9 (7.03%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.91%) BMC
4 5 (3.91%) Google
5 4 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.13%) Telerik
5 4 (3.13%) CA
5 4 (3.13%) HP
5 4 (3.13%) FatWire
6 2 (1.56%) Twitter
6 2 (1.56%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.56%) hybris
6 2 (1.56%) Tektronix
6 2 (1.56%) Apple
6 2 (1.56%) Remedy
6 2 (1.56%) OpenText
6 2 (1.56%) RedDot
7 1 (0.78%) Lotus
7 1 (0.78%) Ektron
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